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posted on 2023-03-13, 09:22 authored by Andreas Vossler, Jitka VseteckovaJitka Vseteckova, Chrispina OdunewuChrispina Odunewu


In this talk, Andreas focuses on things we usually don't talk about - especially around relationships, intimacy and ageing. The talk will cover assumptions and facts about sex and ageing, sexual health in older age, and the importance of intimacy and positive relationships in later life.

Dr Andreas Vossler - Senior Lecturer in Psychology, Faculty of Arts & Social Sciences, The Open University. Andreas focuses his research on promoting individual and collective health and well-being by applying concepts such as empowerment, participation, social networks and social support, social and economic justice.


Research Group

  • Open Thanatology
  • CABS Research Group
  • Carers Research Group
  • Participatory Research Group